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Amazon Won't Stop Until It's the Place Where You Buy Everything | Wired Business | Wired.com

Amazon Won't Stop Until It's the Place Where You Buy Everything | Wired Business | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Amazon is already the place where you buy gadgets, books, and toys. But to win the future, Jeff Bezos clearly wants Amazon to be the place where you also buy paper towels, cereal, and dog food.
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Ramez Naam, Computer Scientist, Futurist & Award-Winning Author - LeWeb'13 Paris -

Ramez Naam, Computer Scientist, Futurist & Award-Winning Author The Next 10 Years: Everything Is ConnectedOver the coming decade, exponential progress in com...
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Elon Musk On The Details Of Colonizing Mars

Elon Musk On The Details Of Colonizing Mars | leapmind | Scoop.it
Elon Musk says if we want to set up shop on the Red Planet, we'll need to figure out how to get there in less time, and perhaps even consider some "bioengineering" to adapt for life there.
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IBM's Watson Explores the Great E-Commerce Unknown with The North Face - Ad Age Mobile

IBM's Watson Explores the Great E-Commerce Unknown with The North Face - Ad Age Mobile | leapmind | Scoop.it
The North Face has worked with IBM to apply the tech giant's Watson cognitive computing system into a new approach to shopping.
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Scientists discover double meaning in genetic code

Scientists discover double meaning in genetic code | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered a second code hiding within DNA. The second code contains information that changes how scientists read the instructions contained in DNA and interpret mutations to make sense of health and disease.
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FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » Technology’s Threat to the Future of Sports – Part 1

FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » Technology’s Threat to the Future of Sports – Part 1 | leapmind | Scoop.it
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The power grid of the future will be controlled by neurons in a Petri dish | ExtremeTech

The power grid of the future will be controlled by neurons in a Petri dish | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
If researchers at Clemson University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have their way, the power grid of tomorrow will be governed by a network of living neurons, grown in a Petri dish, and attached to a computer.
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Video Is the Future of Social

Video Is the Future of Social | leapmind | Scoop.it
Is it simply the combination of sight, sound and motion?
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We Can Now Automate Hiring. Is that Good?

We Can Now Automate Hiring. Is that Good? | leapmind | Scoop.it
The costs and benefits of outsourcing people decisions to robots.
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Energy Breakthrough - Wonder solar material is cheap, efficient, naturally abundant, thin, non-toxic, etc.

Energy Breakthrough - Wonder solar material is cheap, efficient, naturally abundant, thin, non-toxic, etc. | leapmind | Scoop.it
A unique solar panel design made with a new ceramic material points the way to potentially providing sustainable power cheaper, more efficiently, and requiring less manufacturing time. It also...
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From Star Trek to Siri: How the Machine-Reading Revolution will dictate the future

From Star Trek to Siri: How the Machine-Reading Revolution will dictate the future | leapmind | Scoop.it
When IBM's Watson system defeated the human champion on "Jeopardy!" in February 2011, it surprised the world with its unprecedented command of a vast array of facts, puns, and clever questions.
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The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race in Silicon Valley Is On

The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race in Silicon Valley Is On | leapmind | Scoop.it
Facebook just hired machine-learning pioneer Yann LeCun to run its newly created artificial intelligence lab.
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Nanotechnology in Life Sciences

Nanotechnology in Life Sciences | leapmind | Scoop.it
The fusion of nanotechnology and medicine is changing healthcare as we know it.
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The World's Awesomest Scientists Invent Cavity-Free Candy

The World's Awesomest Scientists Invent Cavity-Free Candy | leapmind | Scoop.it
With a breakthrough that will finally help Halloween top Christmas as the best holiday ever, scientists at the Berlin-based biotech lab Organo Balance claim to have developed a candy that doesn't cause cavities.
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Ford Unveils Its First Autonomous Vehicle Prototype | Autopia | Wired.com

Ford Unveils Its First Autonomous Vehicle Prototype | Autopia | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Ford has thrown its hat into autonomous car ring with the debut of its Automated Fusion Hybrid Research Vehicle, the latest in a series of steps the automaker is taking to realize its grand vision of transportation in 2025.
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Attack of the Drones: A View from the Unfriendly Skies | TED Blog

Attack of the Drones: A View from the Unfriendly Skies | TED Blog | leapmind | Scoop.it
Marc Goodman of the Future Crimes Institute and Singularity University shares his thinking on the promise -- and threat -- of drones
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7 Reasons Never to Give 4Chan a 3D Printer

Over at 3D printing marketplace Shapeways.com, inspired individuals are free to post their 3D-printable creations for all the world to buy.
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Morgan Stanley predict trillions in savings by switching to driverless cars

Morgan Stanley predict trillions in savings by switching to driverless cars | leapmind | Scoop.it
For the best part of 130 years the automotive industry has been a force for innovation and economic growth. Now, in the early decades of the 21st century, the pace of innovation is speeding up and ...
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Sexting Comes to Instagram

Sexting Comes to Instagram | leapmind | Scoop.it
Instagram's private messaging service, Instagram Direct, is finally here. Why, though, with so many photo-messaging apps at our fingertips already, would you use a private channel for your filtered, edited, and enhanced brunches and sunsets?
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Sapphire & Phillips 66 Embark on Algae Partnership

Sapphire & Phillips 66 Embark on Algae Partnership | leapmind | Scoop.it
Algae-based Sapphire Energy and Phillips 66 have announced a joint development agreement with the goal of taking production of algae crude oil to commercial scale production. The companies will wor...
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Would you take smart drugs to perform better at work?

Would you take smart drugs to perform better at work? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Drugs that boost brainpower are increasingly being taken by healthy people to study or work harder. Could this become the norm, or a condition of employment?
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Mind Reading, Cyborgs, And Fusion: What DARPA Wants Young Scientists To Work On

Mind Reading, Cyborgs, And Fusion: What DARPA Wants Young Scientists To Work On | leapmind | Scoop.it
Want a glimpse into the future of science Check out the application areas for the young faculty awards at the Defense Department's crazy research arm.
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Google sets aside Hong Kong data center plans. Here's why that's a bit odd

Google sets aside Hong Kong data center plans. Here's why that's a bit odd | leapmind | Scoop.it
While Google might be retreating on data center construction plans in Hong Kong, the search and cloud giant's infrastructure growth has been steady and considerable. Expect that to continue.
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Ceiling microphones and inner-body microchips: Google engineer predicts company’s next steps

Google has put supercomputers in the pockets of millions of Americans and plans to have self-driving cars soon navigating the nation’s roads. Naturally, the tech giant says they’ll next have cloud-connected microphones inside ceilings everywhere.
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Humanity Enhanced: A Conversation with Ray Kurzweil at Techonomy 2012

Author, inventor, and futurist Ray Kurzweil talks with Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick at the Techonomy 2012 conference in Tucson, Ariz. For full transcr...
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